The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Testing
Rank 98 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Performance Testing 22 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.06% 0.77% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.06% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 13
Average daily rate
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£288 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.29 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.18% +16.53%
Performance Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1625 1415 1292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.28% 72.45% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 824 783
Average daily rate £380 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 60 80
Average hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £25.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hampshire region.

Performance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Testing across the Hampshire region.

Performance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Performance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 10 £294 - 2
Havant - 4 £275 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Southampton -4 1 £270 - 1
Hook - 1 - -
Performance Testing
South East

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing.

1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 19 (40.43%) SAN
3 14 (29.79%) Perl
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
4 12 (25.53%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) Migration
5 10 (21.28%) Selenium
5 10 (21.28%) Linux
5 10 (21.28%) HP
6 9 (19.15%) ISEB
6 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (19.15%) VMware
6 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
6 9 (19.15%) Cucumber
7 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
7 8 (17.02%) Android
7 8 (17.02%) Load Testing
7 8 (17.02%) iSCSI
7 8 (17.02%) Appium
7 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.89%) Clustering
8 7 (14.89%) Device Driver
8 7 (14.89%) Veritas
8 7 (14.89%) IBM
8 7 (14.89%) AIX
8 7 (14.89%) Change Control

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) JBoss
1 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) SAN
2 8 (17.02%) iSCSI
3 7 (14.89%) FCoE
3 7 (14.89%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.26%) LDAP
5 1 (2.13%) FTP
5 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Selenium
2 9 (19.15%) Cucumber
3 8 (17.02%) Appium
4 6 (12.77%) JIRA
5 5 (10.64%) Xcode
5 5 (10.64%) IntelliJ
5 5 (10.64%) Calabash
6 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.38%) Subversion
7 3 (6.38%) LoadRunner
7 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.38%) Zephyr
8 2 (4.26%) MSI
8 2 (4.26%) Ant
8 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (4.26%) Maven
9 1 (2.13%) NUnit
9 1 (2.13%) JMeter
9 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
9 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Test Leader
2 5 (10.64%) Test Specialist
2 5 (10.64%) Tester
2 5 (10.64%) Developer
2 5 (10.64%) Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Performance Test Leader
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile Tester
3 4 (8.51%) Automation Tester
3 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
4 3 (6.38%) DBA
4 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) XML
2 2 (4.26%) OAuth
2 2 (4.26%) WPF
2 2 (4.26%) SailPoint
2 2 (4.26%) XACML
2 2 (4.26%) OpenID
2 2 (4.26%) SAML
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) XHTML
2 2 (4.26%) XSD
2 2 (4.26%) CSS
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) WinForms
3 1 (2.13%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.13%) WCF
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.13%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Clustering
1 7 (14.89%) Device Driver
2 5 (10.64%) Robotics
3 3 (6.38%) GIS
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.26%) SecurID
5 1 (2.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
4 8 (17.02%) Android
5 7 (14.89%) AIX
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Scrum
3 10 (21.28%) Migration
4 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.02%) Load Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.89%) Change Control
7 5 (10.64%) Mobile Development
8 4 (8.51%) System Testing
8 4 (8.51%) BDD
9 3 (6.38%) BCP
9 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.38%) Test Management
9 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (6.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Perl
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) C
4 3 (6.38%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) REXX
5 2 (4.26%) Tcl
5 2 (4.26%) VBScript
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Firmware
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) OpenAM
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (4.26%) WMI
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) HP
2 9 (19.15%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Veritas
3 7 (14.89%) IBM
4 6 (12.77%) 3PAR
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.26%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
7 1 (2.13%) Coverity
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